SAS Survival Guide

SAS Survival Guide : How to Survive in the Wild, on Land or Sea

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The Collins Gem SAS Survival Guide is the pocket companion for adventurers everywhere. From making camp and finding food in the wild to security and self-defence in the streets, be prepared on land or sea. SAS legend John `Lofty' Wiseman's unrivalled guide will teach you:

Preparation - Understanding and assembling latest, most resilient, kit.

Navigation - Skills, technologies and techniques to get you through unfamiliar terrain.

Food and Health - Finding resources in your environment, feeding yourself, healing yourself and avoiding disease.

Safety and Security - Recognising dangerous situations, defending yourself and saving others.

Disaster Survival - Dealing with unstable environmental conditions: what to do in the face of flash flooding or fast-spreading fire.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 82 x 117 x 21mm | 190g
  • William Collins
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • UK ed.
  • 350 b/w, 150 colour illustrations
  • 0008133786
  • 9780008133788
  • 3,820

Review quote

'An ideal level of detail for a single book ... The most valuable 'jack of all trades' book that currently exists' Bushcraft UK
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About John 'Lofty' Wiseman

John `Lofty' Wiseman served for 26 years with the SAS. After serving in various theatres of operation he became their Chief Survival Instructor.

He remains the foremost authority on SAS training techniques for civilians. His knowledge, skills and experience are unrivalled and he is deeply respected in survival circles.

Recently, he has launched a instrustional DVD, `Survival Skills' in conjunction with the Trueways Survival School.
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